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U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Management of Patients With Respiratory Dysfunctions - Respiratory System, Devices to Aid Breathing, Administering Oxygen, Suctioning
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory
This subcourse presents a review of the respiratory system, devices such as the oralpharyngeal airway and bag-valve-mask (BVM) systems which are used to assist a patient's breathing efforts, procedures for supplying the patient with additional oxygen through the use of the face mask and nasal prongs, and procedures for removing secretions interfering with breathing through the use of suction.
Inside God's Shed: Memoirs of an Intensive Care specialist
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,840. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Inside God’s Shed is a series of tales that describe the experiences of an Intensive Care specialist during his career and provide a portrait of the intensive care unit by taking the reader into the lives of patients, relatives, medical specialists, nurses, hospital administrators and even pharmaceutical industry ‘reps’. These stories are of true events.